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Come and tour one of the most incredible places on Earth – the Vatican City - with a personal, private guide dedicated to you and your group alone for each and every minute. Visit the Vatican Museum, the Basilica of St. Peter's, and the world-famous Sistine Chapel on this unforgettable private tour.
If you only have time for one tour while you are in Rome, you should consider taking this private tour of Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and Saint Peter's Basilica.
It is a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience – not only will you be able to see what is perhaps the world's foremost collection of Renaissance art and architecture, but you will be able to do so in the company of a private guide, exclusively devoted to enriching your personal experience every step of the way.
They will help educate you about the history of the Vatican itself as well as the Church which has made its home here. They will intrigue and educate you with stories and tidbits of information about many of the masterpieces, and how they eventually made their way here to their homes in Vatican City.
The tour culminates in the Sistine Chapel where, surrounded by some of the most incredible fresco work on Earth, you can view one of the most famous pieces of art of all time – Michelangelo's The Creation of Adam. The Sistine Chapel is also the place where the Cardinals meet to choose the new Pope: a place full of spirituality that you can't miss while visiting Rome.
You will scarcely believe what you will see and learn on this incredible, one-of-a-kind private, skip the line tour from ItalyXP – sign up today.
Before join this private tour of Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and Saint Peter's Basilica, you might be interested in learning more about your destination. What do you know about the masterpieces collected in the Vatican Museums? One of the most impressive are the frescos of the Raphael Rooms, where you can admire some of the most famous works of the Italian Renaissance.
Wanting to explore Saint Peter's Basilica at your home, to be ready for your tour? You can have a virtual visit by the official website of the Vatican! Otherwise, if you want to learn more about Sistine Chapel, check out this Wikipedia article.
If your are looking for something within your budget, check out our small group tour of the Vatican, for groups up to 12 people, or our group tour of Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica.
The meeting point is close to the vatican Museums, or at the address you indicated during the booking process.
Further information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
Dress code: modest dress. Shoulders and knees must be covered. Large bags and umbrellas will need to be checked and retrieving these items can impede your ability to cover all the points on the suggested itinerary. Photos and videos are NOT permitted in the Sistine Chapel, but are permitted in the Museums, Basilica, and Square.
The itinerary of the tour - especially during the Jubilee year - may change due to unforeseen Vatican events.
The Vatican Museums are closed on Sundays. Wednesday morning tours are not recommened as access to St. Peter's Basilica may not be available due to the Papal Audience in the Square.
Please, remember that if your hotel is more than 15 minute walk from the Vatican, we recommend you to book transportation services and driver with us at ItalyXP.com.
Please note that live guide in some languages (Russian, Chines, Japanese and Portoguese) may include an extra fee.